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Bruny Island Marine Debris Clean Up

August 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

After the planned clean up for May was cancelled due to extreme weather, the clean-up event scheduled for Bruny Island will go ahead on 18 August.

Small groups of volunteers, with a supervisor will be allocated sections of coastline. Boats will collect the debris bags from different locations and bring them back to the main site for sorting and counting. Lunch will be from 12:30—1:30 PM. Sorting, analysing and counting rubbish should be finished by 2:30 PM.

What to bring:

  • Sturdy shoes
  • Gloves
  • Bright clothes or vest
  • Appropriate clothing for the day/layers (warm clothes, hat, jacket, beanie, spare socks…)
  • Sunscreen
  • Water, thermos

A BBQ lunch will be provided with salmon, meat, vegan and vegetarian options available. We are unable to cater for any special dietary requirements (gluten intolerant, etc.) so please feel free to bring your own.

For more information and to register, contact Amelia Fowles, D’Entrecasteaux and Huon Project Officer on


August 18, 2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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